Mark J Sundahl
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 Title: Assoc Dean & Professor
 Dept: Law
 Office: LB 111
 Phone: 216-687-2335
 Fax: 216-687-6881
 Email: M.SUNDAHL@csuohio.edu
 Address: 2121 Euclid Ave. LB 111, Cleveland, OH 44115

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Research Keywords:
international law, commercial law, legal history, corporate law, space law
 
Education:
B.A., University of California, Los Angeles
Ph.D., Brown University
J.D., University of California, Hastings College of the Law
 
Brief Bio:
Mark Sundahl is the Associate Dean for Administration and an Associate
Professor of Law at Cleveland-Marshall College of Law where he teaches
International Business Transactions, Commercial Law, Space Law and Ancient
Athenian Law. Prof. Sundahl is a leading expert on the law of outer space and
focuses primarily on the business, legal, and policy issues arising from the
recent increase in private space activity. He has lectured around the world on
space law and his writings have appeared in leading academic journals. He
currently serves as a member of the Commercial Space Transportation Advisory
Committee (COMSTAC) which advises the Federal Aviation Administration regarding
new regulations governing private space activity. He is also a Member (and
former Assistant Secretary) of the International Institute of Space Law
(headquartered in Paris) and was a member of the UNIDROIT working group that
was charged with drafting a new international treaty on the finance of
satellites and other space assets - the Space Assets Protocol to the Convention
on International Interests in Mobile Equipment.

In addition to his work in space law, Prof. Sundahl has published and lectured in the field of ancient Greek law.  He is the co-editor of NOMOI, the online bibliography of scholarship on ancient Greek law which was published in hard copy in 2011 under the title A New Working Bibliography of Ancient Greek Law (7th to 4th Centuries B.C.).

Prof. Sundahl holds a J.D. from the University of California, Hastings College
of the Law, and a Ph.D. in Classics from Brown University. Prior to joining the
faculty at Cleveland-Marshall, he was an associate in the International
Transactions Group at Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP in San Francisco. He
currently serves as Of Counsel to the the Law Offices of Jon P. Yormick Co.,
L.P.A.